Avygail Sanchez rejoins HNTB as business development officer in Los Angeles

Returning business planner and project coordinator brings 20 years of experience in business development experience

LOS ANGELES (Nov. 23, 2020) – Avygail Sanchez has re-joined HNTB Corporation as business development officer, based in the firm’s Los Angeles office. She will lead market business development strategy and activities to support the delivery of key client programs including Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Los Angeles World Airports, Metrolink, City of Los Angeles and Caltrans.

“We are pleased to welcome Avygail back to HNTB to lead our Los Angeles market business development, HNTB brand building and client-focused activities,” said Wayne Feuerborn, HNTB West Division president. “Her leadership, community involvement, and vast network of relationships at every level of government will further strengthen our firm’s strategic partnerships throughout the Southern California region.”

Sanchez has 20 years of experience facilitating leadership development programs and project coordination in the areas of government and community engagement and advocacy, multi-agency coordination and community planning. She has worked for major engineering firms on the delivery of multi-billion-dollar infrastructure projects with diverse funding sources using her experience in public policy, urban planning and economic development.

Sanchez holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Mount Saint Mary’s University in Los Angeles and a master’s in urban planning from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. She has served on numerous boards including the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, Los Angeles Business Council and United States Conference of Mayors.